Librivox recording of the Stories from Pentamerone by Giambattista Basile. Read by Joy Chan. This is one of the oldest written collections of fairy tales. Although the names are different, listeners should recognise many of the stories as the basis of modern fairy tales. Be warned however, that these stories are a lot more violent and gruesome then the Disney versions you may be familiar with. Parents should listen to the files to gauge their suitability before allowing children to listen to... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, children, Stories from Pentamerone, Giambattista Basile, fairy... Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
PORTS OF CALL An obscure series from 1935 or 1936 in which each episode deals with a voyage to a different country where events of that country's history are dramatized. They each begin with the low moan of a tramp steamer's whistle and the announcement of the series title, followed by a musical interlude. OTRR Certification Information: Series Name: Ports of Call Certification Status: OTRR Certified Complete Certification Date: February 22, 2009 Certification Version: Version 2 Number of... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, Ports of Call, Foreign Travel,...
Terwijl de behoefte aan creativiteit nog nooit zo groot is geweest als nu, is het opmerkelijk hoe de aandacht voor het ontwikkelen van onze verbeeldingskracht achterblijft. We worden verlamd door een overvloed aan keuzes en neigen ertoe steeds meer te leunen op ons analytisch vermogen om tot oordelen en beslissingen te komen. Het lijkt een ongelijke strijd tussen intuïtie en verstand. De auteur doet grondig onderzoek naar de essentie van creativiteit in de kunst en biedt treffende... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Creativiteit, creativity, kunst, art, artiest, artist, management
STRANGE AS IT SEEMS Strange As It Seems was a radio program of strange and unusual tales about fantastic people and events, based on the daily syndicated newspaper cartoon panels of John Hix of the same name. Strange As It Seems began as a 15 minute radio program on March 22, 1935. It was broadcast over the Columbia Don Lee Coast radio network. The schedule was 3 nights a week, Sunday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:45 PM (6:45 during summer daylight savings time). The sponsor was Ex-Lax. In late... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Strange As It Seems,...
In Dersu the Trapper Arseniev gives an account of his travels in the Ussuri region the the Russian Far Eastern Siberia in the early 1900s. It is a wildneeness filled with creatures and tribes that make our Wild West tame. Most of the narrative is woven around the character Dersu Uzala, a native Goldi of the region who becomes the author's guide, counselor and friend during these expeditions. These recordings have been extracted from tape and is unabridged in English. Entire reading of book is... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Travel, Adventure, Classics, Siberia
Bold Venture is the radio adventure series starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall that originally aired in 1951-52. Bogart plays hotel and boat owner Slate Shannon, and Bacall plays his ward, Sailor Duval. The two often became entangled in tight situations when hiring their services to shady characters. These episodes sound clean, clear and full, thanks to the folks at http://bold-venture.co.uk/. The episode titles follow the work done by Digital Deli Too... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, Bold Venture, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall
U.S. Navy opens 1 megawatt transmitter in Cascade Mountains of Washington, known as 'Radio Jim Creek.' Newsreel story. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Newsreels, Communication: Radio, Military: U.S. Navy
1947-48 Series of Adventures on the high seas starring Elliot Lewis and later Howard Duff star as ship's master Philip Carney. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Old Time Radio, Voyage of the Scarlet Queen
The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes was an old-time radio show which aired in the USA from October 2, 1939 to July 7, 1947. The show first aired on the Blue Network but later moved to the Mutual Broadcasting System. The radio stories were action packed, filled with atmosphere, and featured great music by Lou Kosloff, as well as excellent sound effects. Originally, the show starred Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson. Together, they starred in 220 episodes which... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 29 reviews ) Topics: sherlock holmes, watson, doyle, mystery, old time radio, adventure, crime, london